The contemplative piece of drone sound art, will lead the listener to the depths of preconscious. As the microcosm and the macrocosm are equal, so all the secrets and all the wonders are hidden inside of our deep inner self. Stop the fuss of mind and look into your soul. This is the only way to see the Unfading Eternal Flame.
Adriva is the project of Russian ethnographer, artist and musical avant-gardist Denis Shapovalov from Rostov-on-Don. Starting his way in the black metal underground of the early 90s, and after founded one of the first Russian folk pagan band Sunchariot, the artist changed the reference point for drone and experimental music. Unlike the darker and denser paintings of the late Sunchariot, Adriva music is based on the experience of myths and drawing inspiration from archaic beliefs and the culture of the ancients.
There are a bunch of skiffs out on a slow-moving river. They’re dragging the water for my body. There’s a low, dense fog that the first light of morning cannot penetrate. Dogs on the shore are letting loose low, rumbling growls. There’s something beneath the surface. The same thing that dragged me under and made short work of me. Something ancient and eldritch... This record feels like turning the pages of your favorite horror novel. It’s brilliant in all respects. Buy it now. justanoldgod
What more can you say after reading the abhorrent bio of this album that tells the vision behind it? This is the black vomit of Tchornobog: abyssal violation of your senses and pineal gland and you are not the same person after encountering this multidimensional god. 𝙅𝙤𝙚 𝙎𝙥𝙞𝙣𝙚𝙡𝙡